West Coast Road Trip
Tips, maps, and itineraries for planning an awesome West Coast road trip.
Best of the US West Coast
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Last-Minute Camping in Washington State
Sometimes, you just need to escape for a weekend and there's no better cure than the great outdoors. Lucky for you, there are tons of campsites in Washington State that don't take reservations—freeing you up to take that impromptu camping trip anytime this summer. Here are some of our top choices for last-minute campgrounds in Washington, organized by region. #washington #pnw #camping #outdoors
Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Best Trail Sections
The entire Pacific Crest Trail spans across California, Oregon, and Washington, but shorter, easily accessible sections make it perfect for long-distance and day hikers alike. Here are the best hikes of the PCT to look forward to, whether you're planning on tackling the entire trail or just spending a few hours exploring the mountains. #outdoors #hiking
Accessible Sights and Drives in Death Valley
Death Valley may be known for its ruggedness, but it's still possible to experience many of the park’s sights without going into rough backcountry or traveling on a trail that does not meet ADA standards. Use this guide to find wheelchair-accessible sights in Death Valley National Park. #ada #deathvalley #nationalparks
5 Scenic Southern California Road Trip Ideas
Exploring Southern California often requires lots of time on humdrum freeways with little windshield appeal. However, plenty of scenic side trips can make the hours spent behind the wheel some of the best parts of your journey. See the beauty of Southern California with these 5 scenic road trip ideas.
10 Incredible Road Trip Routes Across America
A sprawling network of interstate highways, bumpy back roads, and everything between makes it easy to craft the perfect road trip for your particular interests and timetable. And then there are the tried-and-true routes, those must-sees for road trip aficionados. Here’s a look at 10 awesome road trips across America. #roadtrip #usa
Long Weekend Getaways in the Pacific Northwest
Pack up a weekend bag and explore the stunning wilderness and colorful cities of the Pacific Northwest with these easy getaways in Oregon, Washington, and Vancouver. #oregon #washington #britishcolumbia #pnw
Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip
Vast rugged prairies, adventurous Wild West towns, and the palpable spirit of the pioneers: Experience legend come to life with Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip. Inside you'll find flexible itineraries, the easy-to-use maps, full-color photos, essential planning tools, and more.
5 Unique Donut Shops on the West Coast
When it comes from one of these unique donut shops on the West Coast, a donut is never just a donut (or a doughnut). Here are 5 unique donut shops on the west coast to try on your next road trip down the PCH! #roadtrip
The Best of California in One Week
In just five days, you can experience California’s two most famous cities and its biggest natural attraction (but you’ll be doing a lot of driving). Make it a full week and you’ll have enough time for a coastal drive along Big Sur. Plan your time with this flexible travel itinerary. #california #roadtrip